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The Amazing Man who Stopped the Can
Based on a friend’s high praise (from about 5 years ago), I finally knuckled down and immersed myself in the book, Team of Rivals, the Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, by Doris Kearns Goodwin. Within its 750 pages I discovered … Continue reading
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